Model Based Systems Engineer

Systems Engineering / Development / Architecture / Integration
Top Secret/SCI


Aberdeen Proving Ground

Secondary Location:


Telecommute Options:

Flexible for occasional telework – must be local to work location
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About Peraton

Peraton is a next-generation national security company that drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted, highly differentiated solutions and technologies to protect our nation and allies. Peraton operates at the critical nexus between traditional and nontraditional threats across all domains: land, sea, space, air, and cyberspace. The company serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies and supports every branch of the U.S. armed forces. Each day, our employees do the can’t be done by solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers. Visit to learn how we’re keeping people around the world safe and secure.


What You'll Do:


Design, develop, evaluate, and modify end-to-end systems and systems-oriented products through their entire life cycle. Generate quantifiable requirements based on customer description, system planning and design, and acquisition logistics and ensure requirements comply with client requirements and government standards through formal verification methods. Translate high level product development strategies into system requirement specifications and works with other engineering disciplines to develop lower-level detailed implementation requirements. Translate high level product development strategies into system requirement specifications and works with multi-discipline engineering teams to develop lower-level detailed requirements. Participates in design reviews of components (hardware and software) to ensure applicability to the current system and traceability of requirements through compliance verification and validation.


Tasks include:
• Modeling architectures of complex systems using standards-based languages (ex. SysML / UML)
• Evaluating and comparing alternative architectures using qualitative and quantitative techniques
• Articulating major uncertainties associated with systems architectures, defining risks and opportunities associated with the uncertainties
• Supporting requirements management, interface management and architecture change management processes
• Translating analysis results into actionable recommendations for the US Government agencies
• Developing prototypes using Java, Python and related programming languages.



Basic Qualifications:

  • BS 8-10, MS 6-8, PhD 3-5 Bachelor's degree in STEM field
  • Active TS/SCI Security Clearance
  • 5 years of position relevant work experience
  • Experience using JAVA andPython
  • Experience with CAMEO or SysML



Target Salary Range

$112,000 - $179,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.
SCA / Union / Intern Rate or Range


An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.

Our Values


At Peraton, our benefits are designed to help keep you at your best beyond the work you do with us daily. We’re fully committed to the growth of our employees. From fully comprehensive medical plans to tuition reimbursement, tuition assistance, and fertility treatment, we are there to support you all the way.

  • Paid Time-Off and Holidays
  • Retirement
  • Life & Disability Insurance
  • Career Development
  • Tuition Assistance and Student Loan Financing
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Additional Benefits
  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Care
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